Under the clock: the story of Miller & Rhoads

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Under the Clock tells the story of Miller & Rhoads, from its incarnation as a little dry goods store in 1885 through more than a century as a beloved Richmond landmark. Earle Dunford, longtime city editor for the Richmond Times-Dispatch, and George Bryson, a Miller & Rhoads veteran forthirty-nine years, usher us behind the scenes at the famous department store, sharing anecdotes they have collected from the many devoted shoppers and loyal employees who remember the good old days at Miller & Rhoads. Meet them "under the clock" to read about the famous Tea Room, Book and Author Dinners, fashion shows, Sara Sue hats, Christmastime with Santa Claus and countless other memories of a bygone era in shopping.
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table_of_contents In the beginning -- Fiftieth anniversary -- World War II -- Competition across the street -- Almost anything you'd want -- Yes, we have celebrities -- "Where Christmas is a legend" -- Beyond sales -- The tea room -- Employee loyalty and customer service -- Expanding in more ways than one -- Mergers and closing years -- Farewell.
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